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Inviting and Beautiful Downtown 2 Bedroom Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Welcome to our fabulous home away from home in historic St. John’s.

This 2-bedroom house is a gem right in the heart of downtown, it has many inviting features to make you feel comfortable and well taken care of.

At street level, there is a garage attached to the house where you can park your car during your stay. Beyond the garage is an entrance to our private fenced-in terrace, enjoy complete privacy while dining under the stars.

On the second level there is an open concept kitchen, dining room and living room. The kitchen is fully equipped with new and appealing cookware and dining ware. There is a coffee maker, toaster and microwave, as well as the usual oven and fridge. All you need to bring is your groceries and you will be ready to make a wonderful meal. The kitchen leads out to a little balcony, with 4 chairs and end tables, and a barbecue. The dining room has a table to seat six. After a day of exploring come home to curl up on the cozy lazy boy pull out sofa, a comfy library chair or enjoy a glass of wine on the deck and gaze at the stars . We also have a poker set, chess and some other board games, as well as various books for your enjoyment.

The house has digital tv, a dvd player and some movies.. There is free and unlimited long distance anywhere in North America, so you can save on your cell phone charge. The bedrooms are on the first floor, as well as a bathroom with a shower/bathtub. There is a stacked washer and dryer for your convenience outside the bathroom. The first bedroom and the second bedroom have new beds with luxury mattresses and superior linens. You will be very comfortable as you settle in for the night. Throughout the house is original Newfoundland art, such as paintings, antique hook rugs, and one of a kind model dories (fishing boats) made by Otto P. Kelland.

This house has an ideal location for a tourist, or for a longer term executive renter who wants to be able to walk to work . Many shops, galleries, restaurants and the harbour front are only minutes away. George St., the infamous and historic street lined with bars and pubs is literally a 2-minute walk (We know- we’ve timed it!). Many parks, museums, and sites are within easy walking distance such as Quidi Vidi Village, the Battery, Signal Hill, the Rooms. Cape Spear- the most Easterly Point in North America is only a ten minute drive away. Whale watching and iceberg tours start from the Harbour front and nearby Bay Bulls (15 minute drive).

Keywords: Beautiful, 2 Bedroom House, Garage Parking, Off Street Parking, Shopping, Luxurious Original Artwork, Wedding, Heart of Downtown, Stunning, Comfortable, Right Downtown, Convenient Location, Families with Children, Walking distance to shopping and restaurants, Whale Watching, Boat Tours, Home away from home,

More Details

Owner
Juliann Wright
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

About Juliann Wright

We would love to help you enjoy your dream vacation in beautiful Newfoundland!

Juliann Wright purchased this house in 2010

Why Juliann Wright chose Downtown

Our location is hard to beat. Historic St. John's at your door step, .

Map

Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
St.John's International Airport, YYT
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Lots of them all around
Nearest Ferry
133 Kilometres
Argentia, NL, Marine Atlantic, North Sydney, NS
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Bally Hally Golf
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
Route 2
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
Lots of them around
Nearest Ski
200 Kilometres
White Hills Resort
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Middle Cove Beach

Whale Watching and Puffin Tours within Walking Distance at the Harbour, as well as Iceberg Tours

Amenities

Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Soaker tub, separate shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2,) Double Beds (1) sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
Notes:
Original Newfoundland Art throughout the house

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Inviting and Beautiful Downtown 2 Bedroom Home
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 17 reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio
5

A wonderful and welcoming home within walking distance of the best of St. John's.

  • 5 of 5

A very comfortable home-like feel. We loved it. Kitchen was well equipped for all sorts of cooking. Tastefully decorated with a bookcase of good books. Would book again!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Jeff Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed our vacation spot! We agree that the location is excellent. The home is great spot to make and share a great dinner. We are going to stay there next week and enjoy the house and a few days in beautiful St. Johns'. Cheers, Juliann
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5

Comfortable well equipped house.

  • 5 of 5

This clean & very comfortable, well equipped house quickly became a home away from home. With the use of Wifi, local calls & Nefix, more than suiting the needs of our two generation adult family. We also got to enjoy the morning sun sitting on the deck.

We found the location perfect for walking to Downtown shops, bars, restaurants & local supermarket. We enjoyed walking the Harbour & on to Signal Hill (would recommend the Brownie at the Chocolate Cafe) enjoy the views :) we would also recommend lunch & views from The Rooms.

The owner provided a great service answering all of our questions & requests by email.

We are more than happy to recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Carmel Happy that you enjoyed your stay. Happy travels. Cheers, Juliann
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4

Great location, well equipped easy to get on to highway.

  • 4 of 5

Very clean centrally located. Loved the artwork. Well equipped. We where able to walk to most locations downtown. Parking was great. Enjoyed St John's very much.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying at our home away from home! We are so happy you had a great stay on our beautiful island. Cheers, Juliann
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5

A great stay

  • 5 of 5

Very practical location with easy access (ie. walking) to the downtown core. Well stocked kitchen, comfortable living room and bedrooms. Owner a prompt and helpful communicator. Great for couples and small families!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Patrick Thanks for the wonderful review. Cheers, Juliann
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5

Excellent Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location for easy access to all venues including downtown, Signal Hill, and Cape Spear. Parking garage and on street, a bonus. Juliann was quick to respond to all emails. We were celebrating our 33rd anniversary and we can recommend it for couples or small families.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted that you had a wonderful stay .
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Spent three days here only 2 minute's walk from George Street and the harbour. The outdoor front entrance was unappealing with weeds and some street trash, but the interior was perfect! Clean, neat, homey and really well stocked with everything you could possibly need. Comfy beds as well! The sun actually came out for two days and we sat on the balcony with a glass of wine. Downside? The promised patio for candlelit dinners was an overgrown jungle of weeds, including the two biggest dandilions in history!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted that you found the home and location to be good. We agree the beds are very comfy and the house very comfortable. We will address the outside area as soon as possible. We had just cleaned it up a few weeks ago and obviously need to go back and fix this issue. Thank you for letting us know. We are glad you had an overall good stay Cheers Juliann
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $82.3
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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